• Facilities Planning & Management Department


    I would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to the Oakland Unified School District, Division of Facilities Planning and Management. It is my honor and privilege to serve as the Deputy Chief of Facilities, Planning & Bond Development. I would like to share my commitment to Integrity, Fiscal Transparency, and Accountability with a strong operational focus in creating a positive learning environment for our students.


    Our department oversees the capital improvement program, funded by bond measures that include Measure B at 65 million dollars and Measure J at 475 million dollars. The primary goal is to improve the quality of Oakland schools and school facilities to better prepare students for college and jobs, to upgrade science labs, classrooms, computers and technology, improve student safety and security, repair bathrooms, electrical systems, plumbing and sewer lines, improve energy efficiency and earthquake safety as well as modernization, new construction, improvements, upgrades, and replacement projects. In addition, our mainteance and custodial teams provides a clean and safe environment that is conducive to learning for our students. 


    Facilities Division manages over 100 buildings, 680 portables, totaling 5,841,891 square feet. We are responsible for the maintenance of playgrounds, gardens, and athletic fields and courts. On average, our maintenance operations addresses and responds to over 20,000 work orders per year.


    I am honored to be a part of this District with dedicated staff, inspiring students, outstanding educators and a very supportive community. All of these attributes is what makes our schools extremely successful! Please feel free to contact Facilities Division at (510) 535-2728 or email FacilitiesMgt@ousd.org if you have any questions.


    Building a Positive Learning Environment!

    Joe Dominguez
    Deputy Chief - Facilities, Planning & Bond Development



Services & Support

  • Division of Facilities of Planning & Mgt
    General inquiries (510) 535-2728
    Emai: FacilitiesMgt@ousd.org
     Maintenance Operations
    Priority 1
    (Health & Safety Emergencies)
    Customer Service 510-535-2718
    7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mon.– Fri.
    After-Hours Emergencies
    Buildings & Grounds 510-277-7284
    Custodial Services 510-990-2302 
    Priority 2 and 3
    All Clerical Staff (Schools & District) must submit all Priority 2 & 3 Non-Emergency Work Order Requests through the Employee Intranet Facilities Work Order System.
    Priority 4 requests
    (Beautification Projects)
    i. Complete Work Order Prioritization Requests Form to submit your requests to Buildings & Grounds and we will schedule a FREE consultation regarding your request

    ii. All Priority 4 requests must be approved by the Chief Operations Officer prior to implementing these requests

    iii. Priority 4 requests will only be implemented in the Summer between June-August